Stamey finishes seventh as Spartans close out 2005-06 men's golf season
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – UNCG closed out the 2005-06 season with an eighth place finish at the Cav Classic, which was held at the par-72, 6,875-yard Birdwood Golf Course and hosted by the University of Virginia.
Maryland won the team title with a score of 871, besting Virginia’s Orange team by eight shots. Virginia Orange’s Brad Tilley won the individual title on the seventh playoff hole, defeating North Carolina State’s Stephen Lewton and Maryland’s Blaine Peffley.
The Spartans were eighth in the final team standings, carding a 303 in Sunday’s final round. UNCG’s Nathan Stamey finished in a four-way tie for seventh, four shots off the pace after firing a final round 71. Stamey tied for second at the Southern Conference Men’s Golf Championship two weeks ago.
TEAM SCORING: Maryland 871, Virginia Orange 879, James Madison 894, VCU 895, Virginia Blue 901, Belmont 907, Boston College 913, UNCG 916, Towson 923, Princeton 925.
TOP 10: 1. Brad Tilley (Virginia) 72-73-71=216 (won on seventh playoff hole); T-2. Stephen Lewton (North Carolina State) 73-71-72=216; T-2. Blaine Peffley (Maryland) 73-68-75=216; T-4. John Eades (Maryland) 74-72-71=217; T-4. Scott Marino (James Madison) 70-74-73=217; 6. Carter Henderson (Virginia) 71-72-75=218; T-7. Nathan Stamey (UNCG) 76-73-71=220; T-7. Garry Hill (North Carolina State) 68-76-76=220; T-7. Matt Schall (Maryland) 72-76-72=220; T-7. Darren Blair (North Carolina State) 72-72-76=220.
OTHER UNCG GOLFERS: 40. Bradley Leeper 79-78-76=233, T-41. J.D. Bass 75-80-79=234; 43. Ryan Heisey 79-79-77=235; T-44. Jake Lowder 73-83-80=236.
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